Residents can help keep the sewer system safe by disposing of chemicals properly and keeping systems blockage free.
Dispose Chemicals Properly
ensure that you dispose of household chemicals properly. Certain
chemicals when combined in sewer pipes can become toxic, flammable and
even explosive. Please follow disposal directions on container.
Dangerous substances include the following:
Artists' paints, mediums
Floor care products
Keep Systems Blockage Free
Keep your drains on a low fat diet. Grease clogs sewer lines just like it clogs your arteries.
The following fatty items should not be put down the drains:
Butter and margarine
Cooking oil or shortening
Fatty food scraps
Other items to avoid putting down the train include: